Ulva decorticata Woodward 1797
Codium decorticatum (Woodward) M.Howe recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalle de las ramas. Foto: Ángel Moreira.
Ulva decorticata Woodward 1797: 55
Published in: Woodward, T.J. (1797). Observations upon the generic character of Ulva, with descriptions of some new species. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 3: 46-58.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Codium decorticatum (Woodward) M.Howe
Type locality: "Hab. in mari Mediterraneo" [Mediterranean Sea] (Woodward 1797: 56). Holotype: BM 000516150 (Silva 1960: 516). Notes: Holotype is labelled "Mediterranean, Mr Wigg".
Origin of species name
(Latin), deprived of bark, lacking a covering (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Howe, M.A. (1911). Phycological studies - V. Some marine algae of Lower California, Mexico. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 38: 489-514, 1 fig., pls 27-34.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 January 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 July 2021.